Philippines president in dilemma over adoption by gay couples - report
Aquino, who lives in an overwhelmingly Catholic nation, expressed his openness to gay marriage
Nepal Looks Set To Officially Recognize Third Gender
Almost four years after Nepal's Supreme Court recognized the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people, the South Asian country may get a new constitution that secures their rights.
Torture, violence plague Vietnam drug detention centres ? report
Government-run drug detention centres little more than forced labour camps - HRW
Amnesty calls for new probe into death of Indonesian activist
Amnesty says it continues to receive credible allegations of rights abuses against Indonesia human rights defenders